Jonathan’s men battle Buhari •Ex-ministers write warning letter to president

SOME ministers who served under former President Goodluck Jonathan have warned President Muhammadu Buhari to give the former president his “due respect.” The former ministers said they had observed that the Buhari administration and members of the All Progressives Congress had been condemning, ridiculing and undermining the efforts of the

Dasuki’s trial begins Tuesday

The Federal Government will on Tuesday (tomorrow)arraign a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), before a Federal High Court in Abuja for allegedly being in possession of firearms without license, The PUNCH learnt on Sunday.

APC lists N440bn fraud cases against Jonathan govt

The governing All Progressives Congress and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday engaged in a war of words over the state of the economy as well as cases of alleged looting by the former President Goodluck Jonathan-led PDP administration. In separate statements in Abuja, the APC and the PDP

Ekiti Farmers Cry Out Over Marginalisation

Some farmers in Ekiti State have cried out of been marginalised in the distribution of agrochemicals to cocoa farmers in the state. Cocoa farmers from all 16 local government areas of the state were seen to have converged at the seed processing unit of the agric ministry located along Matthew

Bono becomes world’s richest pop star after investment in Facebook earns him over $1billion

U2’s Bono has become the world’s richest pop star after raking in nearly £1 billion from his Facebook shares. The Beautiful Day hitmaker bought a 2.3 per cent share in the social media network for £56 million in 2009 with the investment group that he co-founded, Elevation Partners.

Buhari’s Anti – Corruption War: 3 APC Chieftains Who May Find Themselves In Trouble

Editor’s note: President Muhammadu Buhari has reaffirmed his commitment to pursue his anti – corruption war which was one of his key campaign promises in the weeks leading to the 2015 presidential election. He has assured Nigerians that soon, those who have stolen the national wealth will be in court

I’m through with you, Uzodimma tells ex-wife…says I’m set to marry again

Imo West Senator, Hope Uzodimma, has stated that he won't reconcile with his former wife, Augusta, because their marriage has been legally dissolved by the Court and the Catholic Church about 17 years ago. He said a Lagos High Court Ikeja presided over by Justice Bayo Manuwa and the Catholic

Bayelsa: Heart of Dickson’s politics (2)

THE story of Dickson’s rise bespeaks the possibilities that can emerge when responsible governance lends a catalytic hand to those without access to the traditional levers of privilege and power. Like the overwhelming majority of the state’s indigenes who identify with Dickson’s governing philosophy, the governor’s appreciation for modest beginnings

Defence Chief Visits Site Of Kaduna Helicopter Crash

The Chief of Defence Staff, Maj. Gen Gabriel Olonisakin on Sunday visited the site at the Nigerian Defence Academy, where a Dornier 228 light aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force crashed on Saturday, killing all seven people on board.

Breaking! Nigeria Wins The 2015 Afrobasket Tournament, See How

The Nigeria senior basketball team, D’tigers, has emerged the African champion after beating the defending champion Angola, at the finals of the 2015 Afrobasket with 65 – 74. The team emerged champion of the tournament for the first time ever as they create a record for the Nation.

Top Three Leading Nigerian Banks In Digital Media Emerge

Terragon Group, Africa’s largest Digital media company, has released its research report which highlights digital insights on the Nigerian banking industry. The research which was based on analysis carried out for a period of three months focuses on key activities carried out by the banks utilizing digital media, their innovations

P-Square Involved In Car Accident With A Lorry

Nigerian superstar twin singing duo, P-Square escaped an accident with a lorry with their lives and Peter, the dancing half of the duo took to Instagram to thank God. According to Peter’s post, the duo, alongside Kaffy’s husband and their manager were on their way from a show in Ibadan

Presidency replies former Ministers under GEJ’s administration, says anti-corruption fight is non negotiable

The presidency has released a statement replying former Ministers who worked in Jonathan's administration. In a statement released this evening, the former ministers had asked the Buhari led govt to be sincere in its fight against corruption and not use it as a tool for political witch hunting. In a